Vatican Secretary of State calls Jihadist Video "Worrying"

Country: Italy

Date of incident: August 26, 2017

Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance

Attack against: Faith

Area of case: Islamist / Private



Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican Secretary of State, told reporters on August 26, 2017 that a day earlier he had seen a video indicating that the pope is a target of an Islamic extremist attack. He said that the Vatican would not increase its already high security measures.

Source: Catholic Herald